Scholarship Funding

The Yukon Law Foundation manages a fund for scholarships that is made available for law or law-related studies. Disbursement of scholarships will be dependent on the applications received.

The criteria are as follows:

  • Academic achievement,
  • Residency,
  • Community involvement, and
  • Financial need.

For more information on the Yukon Law Foundation, please refer to Part 7 of the Legal Profession Act.

All scholarship recipients will be required to sign a Return and Repayment Agreement (Letter of Understanding). This agreement requires students who do not return to the Yukon to work for at least a two-year period to repay the scholarship money provided to them.

The deadline for grant proposals is 3:00 p.m. on the closing date. Please keep this in mind when sending your applications through the mail. An electronic copy is preferred. Please e-mail

Download Letter Of Understanding  

Download Scholarship Information Package & Application 


Our Funding Programs

A fund for law-related activities such as education, legal research, legal aid, law reform and maintenance of the law library.
Spring Grant Application Deadline: Extended to May 31
Fall Grant Application Deadline: August 31
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A fund for scholarships that is made available for law or law related studies.
Application Deadline: August 31 each year
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Financial assistance for Yukon articling students attending bar admission courses outside the territory.
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